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In Vitro Fertilisation

Question for Department of Health

UIN 286, tabled on 27 May 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, what plans he has to bring forward legislative proposals to prohibit embryonic gene-editing technologies developed over the last five years.

Answered on

1 June 2015

The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Act 1990, as amended, already addresses this technology.